Arrangements under the direction of Dove-Witt Family Mortuary, Fountain, CO.
Raymond Almeida left this earth to be with God on February 20th, 2011 at the age of 82.
He was born October 3, 1928 in Taunton, Massachusetts. Raymond went into the Army
He served our country proudly for four years and saw action for two years in the
Korean Conflict. He resided in Colorado Springs afterwards where he married the love
of his life wife Margie in 1951 who he is survived by along with his 4 children and 5
grandchildren. Children -Vince and his wife Michele, Victor, Vance and his wife Oleta
and 1 daughter - Valorie and her husband John. Grandchildren - Cassie, Adam, Joshua,
Kylie and Austin. Ray had 3 sisters and was one of eight boys. He was preceded in
death by brothers Charles, Frank, Manny, Joe and George, as well as sisters Alice and
He is survived by brothers Arthur, David and his sister Mary. Ray retired in 1984
from his civil service position at Fort Carson. Ray was a devoted husband and father as
he loved dancing with his wife, going fishing, visiting family back on the east coast and
going on cruise vacation with his children. He was a member of the Knights of
Columbus, VFW post 4051 and Holy Family/St. Dominic's Catholic Church.
Ray will live on in the hearts of all who loved him.